Best Opening Lyrics to a Song

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  1. "You think you're gonna take her away, with your money and your cocaine. You keep thinkin' that her mind is gonna change, but I know everything is okay."
    Listen to her Heart by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  2. So no one told you life was gonna be this way, your job's a joke, you're broke, your love life's D.O.A.
    t's like you're always stuck in second gear When it hasn't been your day, your week, your month, or even your year, but .. 👏👏👏
    Suggested by   @Lisa_Fav
  3. There is a house down in New Orleans they call the rising sun, and it's been the ruin of many a poor girl and me, oh God, I'm one.
    House of the Risin' Sun by Bob Dylan
    Suggested by   @LizDawson
  4. "She's a very kinky girl, the kind you don't take home to mother..."
    Suggested by   @kate81
  5. I have a mansion forget the price, Ain't never been there they tell me it's nice. Life's Been Good - Joe Walsh
    Suggested by   @jennifergster
  6. "Will someone please call a surgeon, who can crack my ribs and repair this broken heart..."
    Nothing Better by The Postal Service
    Suggested by   @kate81
  7. The screen door slams, Mary's dress sways, Like a vision she dances across the porch as the radio plays...
    "Thunder Road" - Bruce Springsteen
    Suggested by   @TheSingingHon
  8. "I woke up and wished that I was dead, with an aching in my head I lay motionless in bed and thought of you and where you'd gone"
    World Spins Madly On - The Weepies 🎧 Especially glorious because the tune is so cheery.
    Suggested by   @ladyboss
  9. "If I leave here tomorrow, would you still remember me?"
    -Free Bird 🎤⬇️
    Suggested by   @kate81
  10. Voilà combien de jours, voilà combien de nuits, Voilà combien de temps que tu es reparti, Tu m'as dit cette fois, c'est le dernier voyage, Pour nos coeurs déchirés c'est le dernier naufrage
    How many days, how many night, how long since you left again. You told me this time its the last travel for our broken hearts it's the last shipwreck (Barbara, Dis quand reviendras-tu ? / Say, when will you come back?)
    Suggested by   @Lisa_Fav
  11. "Hello It's Me"
    Can't believe no one suggested this yet?
    Suggested by   @kate81
  12. "Baby don't feel like heaven right now..." The Waiting by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
    ...Don't it feel like something from a dream Hey I've never known nothing quite like this Don't it feel like the night might never be again Baby we know better than to try and pretend Honey, no one could've ever told me about this I said yeah yeah Yeah yeah yeah yeah
  13. "For once there is nothing up my sleeve, just some scars from a life that used to trouble me..."
    -FUN
    Suggested by   @kate81
  14. "Life is a mystery, everyone must stand alone..."
    Suggested by   @kate81
  15. Hello, I love you - won't you tell me your name?
    The Doors
    Suggested by   @Alphonse
  16. "You walked into the party like you were walking onto a yacht, your hat strategically dipped below one eye, your scarf it was apricot.." - Carly Simon
    Suggested by   @kate81
  17. "Lightning crashes a new mother cries, Her placenta falls to the floor..."
    Suggested by   @kate81
  18. "Psychic spies from China Try to steal your mind's elation Little girls from Sweden Dream of silver screen quotations And if you want these kind of dreams It's Californication" RHCP - Californication
  19. All I can say is that my life is pretty plain. I like watching the puddles gather rain
    Blind melon - No rain
    Suggested by   @dmbanthony
  20. You already know who this is - Every unknown rapper
    Suggested by   @mchelle
  21. "We can share the women, we can share the wine" Jack Straw by The Grateful Dead
    Suggested by   @danny99
  22. I'm coming out of my cage and I've been doing just fine, gotta gotta be down because I want it all
    Mr Brightside / The Killers
    Suggested by   @lmao
  23. I'm not alone cause the TV's on yeah. I'm not crazy cause I take the right pills everyday.
    🎶🎶Bleed American - Jimmy Eat World 🎶🎶
    Suggested by   @lesleyann
  24. I met this girl when I was 10 years old, and what I loved most she had so much soul! Never knew throughout my life she would be there for me, on the regular...
    I Used to Love H.E.R - Common Sense
    Suggested by   @chermillionaire
  25. 'You have a way of coming easily to me, and when you take you take the very best of me...' Taylor Swift - Cold As You
    Suggested by   @swiftchick22
  26. " I looked out this morning and the sun was gone Turned on some music to start my day I lost myself in a familiar song I closed my eyes and I slipped away..." -Boston
    Morning edition @Dad3
    Suggested by   @kate81
  27. "Reluctantly crouched at the starting line Engines pumping and thumping in time The green light flashes, the flags go up" -The Distance by Cake
    Song for the drive home
    Suggested by   @kate81
  28. Show me show me how you do that trick./ The one that makes me scream she said./ The one that makes me love she said. - Just Like Heaven by The Cure
    Suggested by   @heyashton